Community Service Volunteer Opportunities
Thu., October 09, 2014 to Sun., October 12, 2014Help the Mohawk community prepare for the winter months by working in the gardens, chopping wood, and more. Learn Native American customs and traditions while listening to the community's stories. For more information, contact StudentsWithAVision@sjfc.edu.
Sat., November 08, 2014 at 9:00 AMCome help assist with packing boxes with food for the Rochester community. For more information, contact the Office of Multicultural Affairs & Diversity Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org or (585) 385-8378.
Fri., February 20, 2015 to Sat., February 21, 2015Join us for the 33rd Annual Teddi Dance for Love! Teddi is a 24-hour dance marathon that benefits Camp Good Days and Special Times, an organization for children and their families dealing with cancer and other life challenges. For more information, contact the Teddi Committee at email@example.com.
Ongoing Community Service Opportunities
Bethany House is a home for women and children who are in transition. Volunteers would be needed to read to the children, help stock shelves, prepare meals, etc. If interested, please contact Julie Chantra in Campus Ministry, (585) 385-8368 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Monday-Thursday: Volunteers needed to assist with swimming, classrooms, adult recreation, soccer clinics. If interested, contact Tina Bennett at (585) 334-6000 x321 or email@example.com.
Up to 10 volunteers needed to sort, label, package, and distribute food. Please contact Jim at (585) 328-3380 x149.
Volunteers needed for a variety of tasks including recreation, room visits, gift shop, etc. If interested, contact Linda Morrow at (585) 385-0219 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Habitat for Humanity
Monday-Saturday, 9-4pm: 6 volunteers per house, need a full day commitment or volunteer in their restore. Contact Teresa Bianchi at (585) 697-2012 or email@example.com.
Mount Hope Cemetery Clean Up
Landscape volunteers help with routine landscaping maintenance (such as mulching, weeding, raking, and planting) and special projects. Events are held every 2nd Saturday of the month, from 9 a.m. - noon, April through November. In addition, the cemetery hosts other cleanups throughout the year. Contact Maria Fisher at (585) 428-7736 or visit the Mount Hope Cemetery website.
Pittsford Village Farmers Market
Volunteers are needed from 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. every Thursday from June 5 - October 16. Help is needed for setup and cleanup, directing parking, assisting with the welcome tent, community table, kids' activity tent, cooking demo tent, and more. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Rochester General Hospital
Volunteers are needed in a variety of ways including patient discharge, gift shop, etc. Contact Rick Palmiero at (585) 922-2927 or email@example.com.
Ronald McDonald House
Volunteer are need to clean, cook, sort food, and other tasks that may be needed. Contact Kathy Keenahan at (585) 442-5437 x3 or Kathy.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer to assist refugees, while sorting through donations and delivering them to their homes. Contact Michele Quinn at (585) 385-6860 or Michele@saintsplace.org.
Kitchen assistants, Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, Red Kettle Campaign, Angel Tree, Christmas Toy Shop Set-Up and Distribution of Toys. Contact Lindsay Kroboth at (585) 987-9500 x2318 or Lindsay.email@example.com.
"Speaking from the Heart" is a coffee hour during which refugees are invited to converse with Americans who are open to them and supportive of their efforts to express themselves in English. The group meets every other Sunday from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Spiritus Christi Church. Please Contact Karen Heavey at (585) 563-6829 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer in after school programs or volunteer within the classroom assisting teachers. Contact Bruce Pollock at (585) 218-0038 or email@example.com.
Volunteers of America
Volunteers help in a variety of ways at different locations throughout the Rochester area. Contact Nicole King at (585) 402-7204 or firstname.lastname@example.org.